Richard Layton Crowther was born in Newark, New Jersey on Dec. 16, 1910. Crowther was a guest lecture and student mentor at the University of Denver and University of Colorado. He moved to San Diego in 1931 and settled in Denver, CO after 1947. He became a leading solar energy architect. Crowther died there on Dec. 25, 2006.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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